Tag: scouting

Recent Articles #1

Adult Volunteers

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Helping out as an adult volunteer in Scouting is easy, fun and flexible. How much time you give is completely up to you and no matter how you get involved, we’ll make sure you’re properly trained and supported. Scouts is the UK’s biggest mixed youth organisation and every year we help 450,000 young people enjoy […]

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Recent Articles #2

Scouts

Filed in by on 27th May 2015 • views: 0

Scouts are the third section of the Scouting movement. From the first experimental camp for 20 boys in 1907, the movement now has an estimated 28 million members worldwide.

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Explorer Scouts

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Explorer Scouts is the fourth section of the Scouting movement. Right from the time of Baden-Powell, there have been arrangements for young people who wanted to continue after Scouts.

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Young Leaders’ Unit

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The Young Leaders’ Unit is a District support unit consisting of Explorer Scouts who choose to devote a large proportion of their time in Scouting to service in another section. All leaders in the Beaver Scout, Cub Scout and Scout Section who are between the ages of 14 and 18 must be members of a […]

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Scout Active Support

Filed in by on 12th June 2015 • views: 0

Scout Active Support is a way for adults to volunteer some time to scouting in a flexible way that suits them. Scout Active Support is a resource for managers of local scouting including Group Scout Leaders, District Commissioners and County Commissioners, to use in which ever way is required.

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About Spelthorne District Scouts

Filed in by on 9th September 2015 • views: 0

Spelthorne District Scouts is a scout unit in north Surrey. Scout groups started in Spelthorne in 1908 a year after Baden Powell held the first scout camp.

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Administration

Administration

Filed in by on 9th September 2015 • views: 0

The District Executive Committee (DEC) oversees the “business” side of the district and works closely with the District Commissioner (DC) to ensure that matters are conducted within the bounds of Policy, Organisation and Rules (POR) as laid down by The Scout Association.

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Welcome to the Spelthorne District Scouts website

Filed in DC, district by on 1st November 2015 0 Comments • views: 1076

Here in Spelthorne we have a vibrant and forward thinking district that is fully committed to the Scout Association vision to 2018 of a youth driven movement.

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Cubs FAQ

Filed in by on 6th November 2015 • views: 0

If your child is interested in Cubs, or you’re keen for them to become involved, take a look at some of the questions we’re most frequently asked.

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Beavers FAQ

Filed in by on 7th November 2015 • views: 0

If your child is interested in Beavers, or you’re keen for them to become involved, take a look at some of the questions we’re most frequently asked.

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Old District Marquee Bits Available views: 292

After 40 years service, the old district marquee has been put out to grass. If any group is interested in the walls, top or poles, please let us know.

Connect to Spelthorne District Scouts Facebook and Twitter views: 639

You can now connect with Spelthorne District Scouts Facebook and Twitter pages

Spelthorne Scouts Speak about World Scout Jamboree views: 745

Spelthorne Scouts were guest speakers at a recent meeting of the Rotary Club of Ashford – talking about their experiences at the 2015 World Scout Jamboree.